Painter (Emergency Hire Pool) (514233)

  • California State University (CSU) Northridge
  • Los Angeles, California
  • Jun 07, 2022
Full Time Construction and Skilled Trades Emergency Management Parks and Recreation

Job Description

CSUN strives to be a destination workplace, where everyone understands that they belong to a community that is vital in advancing student success and providing exemplary service to all stakeholders. We foster an environment of success, both for our students and our employees. We have a relentless passion for celebrating diversity, equity, and inclusion as well as being an employer of choice. You will also have the opportunity to realize your own personal goals and be recognized for the work you do, and enjoy the unique value the CSUN community can offer. If this sounds like you, you've come to the right place. Learn more:

Major Duties
Under general supervision, the Painter prepares and paints various surfaces under the oversight of the lead painter.
• Prepares walls and surfaces for painting.
• Remove all debris from walls (tape, nails, staples, pictures, etc.) and tapes walls during paint preparation.
• Responsible for painting walls, doors, gates and other assigned surfaces.
• Performs other duties as assigned.

• Progressively responsible training and experience which demonstrates achievement of journey-level skills equivalent to that acquired through completion of a standard painter's apprenticeship program.
• LICENSE: Candidate must possess and maintain a Valid California Driver's License.

Knowledge, Skills, & Abilities
• Work requires general knowledge of the methods, materials, tools and equipment used in painting and finishing.
• Must possess the ability and specialized skills to prepare and paint various surfaces under the supervision of the lead painter; brush and spray paint; work from ladders, scaffolding and rigging; install drywall; taping, mudding and sanding.
• Must be able to properly estimate the materials needed for an assignment, read and write at a level appropriate to the duties of the position and keep simple records.
• Must be knowledgeable of Cal OSHA safety requirements.

Pay, Benefits, & Work Schedule
• The university offers an excellent benefits package, including but not limited to: medical, dental, vision, retirement & savings, tuition waiver and more.
• Classification / grade: 6526 / Painter / 1
• The anticipated HIRING RATE is $ 5402 per month. The salary range for this classification is: $5402 - $6904 per month.
• HOURS: Full Time; 40 hours per week; Monday through Friday; may require overtime.
• TEMP: This is a temporary appointment, up to 90day.

General Information
• Applications received through June 17, 2022, will be considered in the initial review and review of applications will continue until position is filled.
• This position is a sensitive position as designated by the CSU.
• A background check (including a criminal records check) must be completed satisfactorily. Failure to satisfactorily complete the background check may affect the application status of applicants or continued employment of current CSU employees who apply for the position.
• The person holding this position may be considered a 'mandated reporter' under the California Child Abuse and Neglect Reporting Act and is required to comply with the requirements set forth in CSU Executive Order 1083 as a condition of employment.
• Candidates should apply by completing the CSUN on-line application. To submit an application and for more detailed information on the application and hiring process, please visit this link:
• CSU requires faculty, staff, and students who are accessing campus facilities to be immunized against COVID-19 or declare a medical or religious exemption from doing so. Any candidates advanced in a currently open search process should be prepared to comply with this requirement. To learn more visit our Matadors Forward site:

Equal Employment Opportunity
CSUN is an Equal Opportunity Employer and prohibits discrimination on the basis of race, color, ethnicity, religion, national origin, age, gender, gender identity/expression, sexual orientation, genetic information, medical condition, marital status, veteran status, and disability. Our nondiscrimination policy is set forth in CSU Executive Order 1096. Reasonable accommodations will be provided for applicants with disabilities who self-disclose by contacting Recruitment Services at 818-677-2101.

Closing Date/Time: Open until filled

Remote-eligible (Remote work is a type of flexible working arrangement that allows an employee to work from remote location)


Job Address

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